Lost Sheep Bible Story

Scripture:  Luke 15:3-7
The New Bible in Pictures for Little Eyes : pg 306-307
The Beginner's Bible: pg 391-396
My Story Bible:  pg 96-97
Through the Bible in Felt:  pg 202

Character Trait: Forgiveness
Objective:  We all sin but God will forgive us if we ask.
Definition:  Treating someone as though they never hurt you, not holding a grudge, not blaming them
Opposite:  Bitter, getting even
Big Thoughts for Little People:  Letter F


Lost Sheep Bible Verse

Ephesians 4:32b - Forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has forgiven you.

Tune: “Are You Sleeping?” or “Where is Thumbkin?”
Ephesians 4:32 (2x)
Forgiving one another (2x)
Just as God through Christ, has forgiven you
Ephesians 4:32, Forgiving one another


Lost Sheep Activity Sheet

The Lost Sheep Worksheet  Sheet available in the Bible Activity Workbook

Glue thinned cotton balls on the sheep.  Glue small sticks on top.

Glue a pipe cleaner to the shepherd's staff.


Lost Sheep Activities and Crafts

Free Coloring Sheet for Immediate Family Use:  Lost Sheep

Paper Bag Lamb
Cut out the pieces on the template.  Open up a lunch-sized paper bag and fill with newspaper.  Fold over the end and tape to close.  On the bottom of the sack, glue the lamb face.  Glue the legs to the sides of the bag.  Add a cotton ball tail on the folded top of the bag.

Hide and Seek
Hide a toy sheep in the room.  Set up a sheep pen with blocks or gates.  Have the child look for the lamb and return it to the pen.

 Dress up like a shepherd.  Image shared by Iris


The Lost Sheep Interactive Bible Story

Available in the New Testament Curriculum2 Year Interactive Bible Stories,  and 4 Year Interactive Bible Stories.

The Lost Sheep Flannelgraph


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